2009 news & press releases

Click on the links below (in purple) for our latest press releases. All documents are PDFs, and open in a new window. All other items detail actual press coverage.

01.12.09 Press release Dirty Bertie author to tour south Scotland schools
09.10.09 Press release Children's Book Tour to take best of Scotland south of the border
03.10.09 The Scotsman Dont forget they will pay for your pension
26.09.09 The Scotsman ISA boost for older savers but not all will be able to benefit
24.09.09 Northern Times Authors inspire Golspie High School pupils
17.09.09 The Herald (Business) Interview with Fiona McBain on Scottish Friendly's winning business tactics
16.09.09 Press & Journal Young bookworms meet top writing duo
04.09.09 Press release Cult children's writing duo embark on Highlands tour
30.08.09 Sunday Herald Mutuals get tough - interview with Neil Lovatt
12.08.09 Marketing Magazine
(front page)
Mutual insurers join up to promote advantages
09.08.09 Scotland on Sunday Insurers highlight mutual benefits
26.06.09 Press release Scottish Friendly supports new website to make saving fun for next generation
26.05.09 Press release Award-winning children’s author to visit Ayrshire schools
06.05.09 Press release Golden opportunity for Scottish Friendly customers
21.04.09 Press release Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour reaches Orkney and Shetland
01.04.09 Financial Times, The Herald, Morning Star, Birmingham Post Various coverage of Scottish Friendly's role in Scottish-led mutual proposal for Dunfermline Building Society
31.03.09 The Scotsman, Glasgow Evening Times, Aberdeen Evening Express, Wolverhampton Express and Star Various coverage of Scottish Friendly's role in Scottish-led mutual proposal for Dunfermline Building Society
31.03.09 BBC Radio Scotland: Good Morning Scotland Report on Newsnight Scotland feature on Scottish Friendly's role in Scottish-led mutual proposal for Dunfermline Building Society
30.03.09 BBC2: Newsnight Scotland Scottish Friendly was part of mutual consortium that had been interested in approaching Dunfermline Building Society in merger discussions
07.03.09 The Scotsman Role of analysts in banking crisis by Neil Lovatt, Scottish Friendly's Sales & Marketing Director
05.03.09 Daily Record Scottish Friendly CEO contender in tonight's Director of the Year Awards
05.03.09 GMTV (Scotland) News slot interview with Oisin McGann on Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour
26.02.09 Hamilton Advertiser Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour to visit Motherwell
25.02.09 East Kilbride News Scottish Friendly Children's Book Tour to visit East Kilbride
23.02.09 Press release Scottish Friendly 2009 Children's Book Tour to open in Falkirk and Lanarkshire
20.02.09 Evening Times (Glasgow) Savings plan set to benefit footie fans
17.02.09 The Herald Club signs up Scottish Friendly
17.02.09 Scotsman Friendly match with the Blues
16.02.09 Press Release Scottish Friendly nets Birmingham City FC deal
15.02.09 Scotland on Sunday Friendly tie with McLeish's City boys
17.01.09 The Scotsman Child trust fund shortfalls likely to be short-term woe
12.01.09 Edinburgh Evening News Friendly Welcome for Walker
12.01.09 The Scotsman Walker joins Friendly board
12.01.09 Press & Journal New Chairman at Scottish Friendly
11.01.09 Scotland on Sunday Scottish Friendly to grow under Walker
10.01.09 The Herald Walker joins Scottish Friendly
09.01.09 IFA Online Scottish Friendly appoints chairman
07.01.09 Press Release New chairman for Scotland's largest mutual life office
04.01.09 BBC Radio Scotland:
The Business
Interview with Scottish Friendly Chief Executive Fiona McBain on economic outlook
01.01.09 What Investment Pension investments for children

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